The Fermi Paradox II - Solutions and Ideas - Where Are All The Aliens?

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  • Published: 04 June 2015
  • Where are all the aliens? The universe is too big and too old, why have we not met aliens yet? Do they live in computers? Were they wiped out by an ancient super intelligence? Or are we just to primitive to understand their motives? Whatever the answer is, it is incredibly important for our own future.
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    • Roblox Memelord
      Roblox Memelord  23 gün önce

      This really be a bruh moment

      • Plz Help
        Plz Help  23 gün önce

        Area 51

        • Summer Hobbs
          Summer Hobbs  23 gün önce

          AREA 51

          • Summer Hobbs
            Summer Hobbs  23 gün önce

            Kurzgesagt - In a Nutshell HEY FAM

            • A p
              A p  24 gün önce

              Kurzgesagt - In a Nutshell spelling and grammar mistake in bio. ‘To intelligent’ should be ‘too intelligent’

              • Michael Donatelli
                Michael Donatelli  3 saatler önce

                👁I see that mew👁

                • Mario Valdeolivar
                  Mario Valdeolivar  3 saatler önce

                  Nanomachines, son

                  • Diamond eclipse
                    Diamond eclipse  4 saatler önce

                    Nobodys gonna talk abput how the pokemon mew is shown on 0:08 ?

                    • mokral lp
                      mokral lp  10 saatler önce

                      2:59 Nette Command and Conquer anspielung :D

                      • ceu160193
                        ceu160193  11 saatler önce

                        3:08 Nice resources we got, tiberium, vespene gas, but you forgot minerals.

                        • Asari Labeeb
                          Asari Labeeb  11 saatler önce

                          We're alone in this universe just me and 7 billion others......

                          • Darth Kieran
                            Darth Kieran  12 saatler önce

                            WAIT THATS A MEW I REALLY HOPE THERES A PLANET OF POKÉMON

                            • David Ricardo Sativa
                              David Ricardo Sativa  15 saatler önce

                              3:31 NANOMACHINES, SON! -Senator Armstrong

                              • Rudy Fahet
                                Rudy Fahet  17 saatler önce

                                Mew.

                                • Area51 Beats
                                  Area51 Beats  18 saatler önce

                                  just cause we find aliens, it doesn't mean the filter is ahead of us. Other civilizations may be ahead of the filter as well

                                  • Pink Slip
                                    Pink Slip  23 saatler önce

                                    3:15 they're showing the reapers from Mass Effect 3

                                    • Brendan Connelly
                                      Brendan Connelly  Gün önce

                                      Talks about being destroyed by technology. Uses a Reaper from Mass Effect to represent this.

                                      • Tricia Reed
                                        Tricia Reed  Gün önce

                                        If light takes so long to cross the universe then our messages couldn't reach aliens for centuries and our telescopes wouldn't see them for the sane amount of time and there messages would to the same.

                                        • Victoria Rodriguez
                                          Victoria Rodriguez  Gün önce

                                          mew!!!

                                          • Dr Psycho
                                            Dr Psycho  Gün önce

                                            What if the aliens put their most primitive organism to see if they could survive in the environment but dinosaurs being a threat and destroyed the dinosaurs and and we thrived and grew up to this. They either watching us closely or they went extinct due to some problem. And we are the sole survivors of that planet.

                                            • Tjhandra GTV
                                              Tjhandra GTV  Gün önce

                                              3:33 Tf that's an alien reference

                                              • Jose Lopez
                                                Jose Lopez  Gün önce

                                                Mew aliens hmmmmm???

                                                • WOLFGANG X
                                                  WOLFGANG X  Gün önce

                                                  As a anti social introverted basterd ,i don't really care if we will meet other * life forms* on other galaxies or visited by some alien ugly shig who wants to destroy our planet , i just don't want to add more socialty among this other *life forms* it will BLOW my mind and all of my brain cell will just shut down cuz of all this pressure coming in to my head , its like i cant function my brain anymore i'll rather die insteadd of suffering in this pressure tsk tsk tsk that will be super scary for me 😱😱😱

                                                  • Enceladus saturn's son

                                                    Animator: how many referen- Kurzgesagt: *y e s*

                                                    • The main cause of warps in all of reality

                                                      *When Kurzgesagt joins the save the squirrels initiative*

                                                      • TheAileZX2
                                                        TheAileZX2  2 gün önce

                                                        Every universe has its own net. It may seem like fiction, but whole worlds where we made certain decisions, and even scarily enough, our ANGRY THOUGHTS, could really exist. We are in a unique world where my OC is having just as much headway into peeking into our universe, as WE humans have with quantum physics. (I sound crazy. But with all of these universe theories going around, I like the infinite universes approach.) One day, my OC may take a peek and scare the heck out of me.

                                                        • TheAileZX2
                                                          TheAileZX2  2 gün önce

                                                          But my point on topic here is, our universe might just.... be this way. Space travel has been a countering force, and we have discovered things no one could even explain up there in space. It would be nice to discover another livable planet and move there though.

                                                          • Pajk Imp
                                                            Pajk Imp  2 gün önce

                                                            I like the Orville/Star Trek reasoning, the galactic civilization knows about us but is waiting until we reach some milestone until they contact us, or we already reached the milestone and they didn't find us yet and we have to just wait.

                                                            • Alsajid Julian
                                                              Alsajid Julian  2 gün önce

                                                              So, true that my heart died of agony 😭😭😭

                                                              • Harv 03
                                                                Harv 03  2 gün önce

                                                                Stellaris

                                                                • John E
                                                                  John E  2 gün önce

                                                                  I believe quantum theory will be the key to unlocking the universe to us. Once we have a complete understanding of it and unify it with general relativity. We will be able to create so many advanced technologies, including a functional warp drive.

                                                                  • Craykoth52
                                                                    Craykoth52  2 gün önce

                                                                    I like how they use the spaceship from Knights of Cydonia

                                                                    • Five Boxes
                                                                      Five Boxes  2 gün önce

                                                                      The Grey Goo is a fun game, and it would be better if my laptop could handle it without slowing down...

                                                                      • SyluXx oC
                                                                        SyluXx oC  2 gün önce

                                                                        Wonderful music

                                                                        • Christian Hotte
                                                                          Christian Hotte  3 gün önce

                                                                          Hot take: Kurzgesagt is actually just an ancient level 3 alien race trying to give us a fucking hint

                                                                          • secret myth
                                                                            secret myth  3 gün önce

                                                                            Maybe aliens are watching this video

                                                                            • Random Guy
                                                                              Random Guy  3 gün önce

                                                                              Mew I choose u

                                                                              • PorkyRoach
                                                                                PorkyRoach  3 gün önce

                                                                                "Elavating us to the Level of Gods" *Shows a Namekian*

                                                                                • jojany cardo
                                                                                  jojany cardo  2 gün önce

                                                                                  That line really got me thinking that the gods we worship could be aliens who put us here with the purpose of creating life so that the universe won’t be so empty

                                                                                  • Daniel Wahyudi
                                                                                    Daniel Wahyudi  3 gün önce

                                                                                    in the 1st part, it was a rare pokemon. And now, its a mew A.K.A legendary pokemon

                                                                                    • Daniel Wahyudi
                                                                                      Daniel Wahyudi  3 gün önce

                                                                                      PLEASE HAVE A ROBOT ALIEN

                                                                                      • Average_Gamer
                                                                                        Average_Gamer  3 gün önce

                                                                                        3:19 reaper invasion

                                                                                        • sosik sosik
                                                                                          sosik sosik  3 gün önce

                                                                                          2:26 this alien is speaking in noodless

                                                                                          • Anandhu Anilkumar
                                                                                            Anandhu Anilkumar  3 gün önce

                                                                                            Mew

                                                                                            • patricc
                                                                                              patricc  3 gün önce

                                                                                              Bruh, im having a mental breakdown on my couch at 2:37. Wtf man

                                                                                              • M00 LeX
                                                                                                M00 LeX  3 gün önce

                                                                                                When we think of aliens we think of perhaps monsters, or maybe we might think of species with high intelligence and machinery, but the true definition of ‘alien’ id basically a being outside earth. Who knows, maybe an alien species might be looking like humans, with 2 hearts, 3 brains, 3 arms and all of them being 8 foot tall minumum.. The power of the universe is too strong and complicated for the human brain to understand.

                                                                                                • SUG MADIC
                                                                                                  SUG MADIC  3 gün önce

                                                                                                  5:05 that dende from dragon ball

                                                                                                  • Veronica Marx
                                                                                                    Veronica Marx  3 gün önce

                                                                                                    5:06 It’s Dragon ball z

                                                                                                    • olodemolo MCAroon
                                                                                                      olodemolo MCAroon  4 gün önce

                                                                                                      "and remember, always be genocidal"

                                                                                                      • Hazim Rizqy
                                                                                                        Hazim Rizqy  4 gün önce

                                                                                                        Am i the only one who dance because of the opening

                                                                                                        • the_Haakinton 89
                                                                                                          the_Haakinton 89  4 gün önce

                                                                                                          Where is the giant chicken destroying planets.

                                                                                                          • Amedeo Ambrini
                                                                                                            Amedeo Ambrini  4 gün önce

                                                                                                            0:07 Pokémons

                                                                                                            • Amedeo Ambrini
                                                                                                              Amedeo Ambrini  4 gün önce

                                                                                                              Mew Oddish Gastly ? Tentacruel Zubat

                                                                                                              • Zack shade
                                                                                                                Zack shade  4 gün önce

                                                                                                                In the last video you were advertising Nod, but now i think i know the truth. You're part of the scrin aren't you. What other race uses that logo (3:00) and searches the galaxy for tiberium that they planted on other planets

                                                                                                                • Fun bringer
                                                                                                                  Fun bringer  5 gün önce

                                                                                                                  What if the planet we live in had and will have alien. Think dinosaurs as alien which are no more,now think us as alien we will lose all population someday. Then there will come another generation of species who will find our bones and think us as alien we arrived in earth.

                                                                                                                  • RockyJones
                                                                                                                    RockyJones  5 gün önce

                                                                                                                    2:08 Morse code: HELLO?

                                                                                                                    • B K
                                                                                                                      B K  5 gün önce

                                                                                                                      The comparison to squirrel's is just not right, two intelligent beings would be able to translate very easily. Really should have factored that in to make this more realistic!

                                                                                                                      • Tis Toni
                                                                                                                        Tis Toni  5 gün önce

                                                                                                                        forget where all the aliens are. the real question is where the hell did I come from. mother fucking popped into existence from nothingness into a random human. if you ask me, reality makes absolutely no sense.

                                                                                                                        • Mohit Rai
                                                                                                                          Mohit Rai  5 gün önce

                                                                                                                          Hi kurzgesagt,, i think i know a paradox also,,,,, just read,,,, if we look on some habitable planet we are actually looking the old or past of the plane it happens becoz of the distance you see any habitable planets for humans millions of light years away,,, let us say we start a journey to new habitual plane,,, the journey let us say takes 2 million light years,,,,,,, then we reach habitual planet and wht do we found on the planet there are two things can happen,,, 1 there no life there is 10% chances for that happening or2 wo founda civilization billion years advance than us,,,,,, it is just simple as tha

                                                                                                                          • Jacopo Skydweller
                                                                                                                            Jacopo Skydweller  5 gün önce

                                                                                                                            Tiberium Wars, Starcraft 2, Mass Effect, Grey Goo/We Are Bob, FTL, Terminator, Starwars, Startrek, Dragon Ball, Pokemon. So many references. Good stuff.

                                                                                                                            • Lokie Kemp
                                                                                                                              Lokie Kemp  5 gün önce

                                                                                                                              3:07 you sound like freiza

                                                                                                                              • LeCutter
                                                                                                                                LeCutter  6 gün önce

                                                                                                                                Any species that's mastered FTL travel has zero need of our resources. Water? Hydrogen is the most abundant element in the universe with oxygen being number three. And since we created radio and it's been going out into space any sufficiently advanced species would know to interpret them and understand what they are. And alien species may just want to wipe us out to prevent any up and comers from displacing them at the top of the food chain one day. There's no reason to presume aliens would be our friends. Imagine your anthropologists have had the earth under observation for a few centuries now. My assessment would be they're far too savage and primitive to be allowed to move out among the starts and I'd recommend annihilation. And you're over complicating how they'd do it. More than likely with would be a targeted bio-chemical attack that would selectively wipe out humanity while leaving everything else in tact. That or some sort of neutron bomb saturation to wipe out biological life only. Doesn't much matter really. We're already into the next extinction level event on this planet. WWIII will occur sometime before 2050. It's pretty much all over but the crying at this point.

                                                                                                                                • JPITFTKD
                                                                                                                                  JPITFTKD  6 gün önce

                                                                                                                                  Love the hints to Mass Effect, Pokemon, Dragonball Z etcetera

                                                                                                                                  • kunal godbole
                                                                                                                                    kunal godbole  6 gün önce

                                                                                                                                    My brain hurts now!! who's binge watching kurzgesagt over and over again ?

                                                                                                                                    • Apocalyptapig
                                                                                                                                      Apocalyptapig  6 gün önce

                                                                                                                                      4:02 Have I played too much FTL? *No one can play too much FTL*

                                                                                                                                      • PointBlank200
                                                                                                                                        PointBlank200  6 gün önce

                                                                                                                                        lots of gsme references here

                                                                                                                                        • Stas's here
                                                                                                                                          Stas's here  6 gün önce

                                                                                                                                          0:07 MEW!!!!!! This is mew

                                                                                                                                          • Stas's here
                                                                                                                                            Stas's here  6 gün önce

                                                                                                                                            2:25 its coming back again

                                                                                                                                            • Stas's here
                                                                                                                                              Stas's here  6 gün önce

                                                                                                                                              1:51 ITS MEW AGAIN!!!!!!!!

                                                                                                                                              • Venix -
                                                                                                                                                Venix -  6 gün önce

                                                                                                                                                We talking about aliens Far into the universe everywhere there is no life except for earth HAVE YOU BEEN SAYING WE HAVE BEEN TALKING TO OURSELVES

                                                                                                                                                • Venix -
                                                                                                                                                  Venix -  6 gün önce

                                                                                                                                                  So ur saying we can’t do shit about this? Oh wait! We’ll be long gone so chill your tits and lay back 😎

                                                                                                                                                  • Ionmaster
                                                                                                                                                    Ionmaster  6 gün önce

                                                                                                                                                    I imagine an alien coming down from a spaceship 3,6 billion years ago and casually sneezing and then leaving this barren planet, thinking nothing about it... and 3,6 billion years after here we are

                                                                                                                                                    • Megatron
                                                                                                                                                      Megatron  6 gün önce

                                                                                                                                                      We advance a lot faster than we think imagine in year 1919 compared to tech in 2019 and make an even bigger scale for 2119. Imagine watching youtube and seeing a video from 113 years ago lol😂😂😂

                                                                                                                                                      • Megatron
                                                                                                                                                        Megatron  6 gün önce

                                                                                                                                                        I want to see us as advanced as humans are in Halo. Maybe in like year 2200's- 2300's realistically but I'll be gone so what do I care...

                                                                                                                                                        • Inundations' Gaming
                                                                                                                                                          Inundations' Gaming  6 gün önce

                                                                                                                                                          Yeah... humans don't need to be Gods. Most humans can't be responsible enough with something as simple as managing their lives properly.

                                                                                                                                                          • Adam Garcia
                                                                                                                                                            Adam Garcia  6 gün önce

                                                                                                                                                            Love the reference to FTL. Love that game.

                                                                                                                                                            • Jay
                                                                                                                                                              Jay  6 gün önce

                                                                                                                                                              I will thumbs down all your videos

                                                                                                                                                              • Isaac Cadieux
                                                                                                                                                                Isaac Cadieux  6 gün önce

                                                                                                                                                                Or maybe life hasn't exploded yet maybe Stephan Hawking is right some day when the universe is dying also stars alien will leave dying star and invade to habitable planets some day and that is when every corner of observal universe maybe life is young as a baby maybe some life hasn't make the filter or evolved i think this is life in universe life can the just beginning

                                                                                                                                                                • Sorest
                                                                                                                                                                  Sorest  6 gün önce

                                                                                                                                                                  born too late to explore the world, born too early to explore the universe, born just in time to browse dank memes fml

                                                                                                                                                                  • Val3y
                                                                                                                                                                    Val3y  6 gün önce

                                                                                                                                                                    Loved seeing the reapers

                                                                                                                                                                    • Carlos Bryan Pereda Montes

                                                                                                                                                                      So basically aliens preffer play videogames instead of the boring real life.

                                                                                                                                                                      • Mcbeg33
                                                                                                                                                                        Mcbeg33  7 gün önce

                                                                                                                                                                        Matrioshka brain! That's it! It's basically a promise of everlasting life in heaven. This could finally unite our species to work toward a single goal: building a world without suffering, wars, genocide, etc.

                                                                                                                                                                        • Cassie Hakes
                                                                                                                                                                          Cassie Hakes  7 gün önce

                                                                                                                                                                          i saw mew

                                                                                                                                                                          • IMSCARED
                                                                                                                                                                            IMSCARED  7 gün önce

                                                                                                                                                                            maybe we are the most advanced of all alive beings of these world :D